A Mississippi kitchen manager holds a face mask. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

12 unresolved questions about the CDC’s new guidance for wearing masks and social distancing

News University

Featured Jobs

RSS The Job Network

  • Crime Reporter - Iselin
  • Watchdog Reporter - Santa Rosa, CA
  • Digital Journalist- Spectrum Networks Maine - Portland, ME
A workman arranges a beam on a frame at a new housing site in Madison County, Miss., Tuesday, March 16, 2021. Rising prices for a variety of commodities are contributing to a jump in prices at the consumer level, with Americans paying more for meat, gasoline, items they keep in their homes and even the homes themselves.(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

How big is the threat of inflation in the post-pandemic era?


CNN’s Christiane Amanpour on truth, objectivity and the assault on democracy

Screenshot of "Nightly News with Lester Holt"

NBC spotlights MediaWise’s efforts to arm the public against misinformation

Balloons are released  on Wednesday, April 8, by the relatives of a Belgian woman who died from COVID-19. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

The journalists and colleagues we’ve lost to the coronavirus


USC’s Student Journalism Wellness Project offers a new resource for emerging reporters

Poynter Training Opportunities

MediaWise April

MediaWise for Seniors Fact-Checking 101 (April 2021)

Start Anytime

Alex Mahadevan

Christiane Amanpour

$49.95 $0.00


MediaWise Fact-Checking for AARP Members (April 2021)

Start Anytime

Alex Mahadevan

Christiane Amanpour



Virtual Teachapalooza: Front-Edge Teaching Tools for College Educators

June 4, 2021– June 5, 2021

Al Tompkins

Kathleen McElroy



MediaWise for Seniors: Live Fact-Checking Seminar (Election 2020)

September 24, 2020– October 15, 2020


Leadership Coaching

Build a Stronger Team by Being a Better Coach (June 2021)

June 28, 2021– June 30, 2021

Cheryl Carpenter


Will Work for Impact_course card

Will Work For Impact: Fundamentals of Investigative Journalism (May 2021)

May 18, 2021– June 8, 2021

Alexandra Zayas


HS Journalism 2021

High School Journalism Program (June 2021)

June 14, 2021– June 25, 2021

Sean Marcus

Angie Drobnic Holan



Poynter College Media Project (2021)

August 1, 2021– December 31, 2021

Barbara Allen


Poynter's Brands

Poynter’s News University brings Poynter training to users around the world with the world’s largest online journalism curriculum.

International Fact-checking Network at Poynter

The International Fact-Checking Network brings together more than 60 fact-checkers worldwide, promoting best practices and exchanges.

MediaWise is a digital media literacy program teaching millions of Americans of all ages how to sort fact from fiction online.

PolitiFact logo

PolitiFact is the largest political fact-checking news organization in the United States and winner of the Pulitzer Prize. It has published more than 16,000 fact-checks on its Truth-O-Meter.